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College of Law Students Respond to Terrorism Threats in Immersive Simulation Exercise

On Friday, April 1, students at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law 2011 will put their legal education and training to the test in lifelike, high-intensity situations involving legal and ethical dilemmas.

Matheson to Present on New Book in Washington, D.C. on May 27

Scott Matheson, Jr., professor of law at the S.J. Quinney College of law and former Public Policy Scholar at the Woodrow Wilson Center, will make a presentation on his new book Presidential Constitutionalism in Perilous Times in Washington, D.C .on Wednesday, May 27 from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for […]

Matheson to Guest on KUED's Utah NOW

On Friday, April 10, Scott Matheson, Jr., a professor of law at the S.J. Quinney College of Law, will guest on the KUED Channel 7 program Utah NOW. Matheson, the author of the new book Presidential Constitutionalism in Perilous Times (Harvard University Press), will join host Doug Fabrizio to talk about how American leaders have […]

Prof Matheson to Read from New Book Feb 25

Scott M. Matheson, Jr., professor of law at S.J. Quinney College of Law, will be discussing and reading from his new book, Presidential Constitutionalism in Perilous Times (Harvard University Press), at The King’s English Bookshop on February 25, 2009 between 6:00-8:30 p.m. The book focuses extensively on the Bush administration’s torture, surveillance, and detention policies. […]

Prof. Guiora Edits Global Justice Book

by Marty Stolz The modern nation-state is under attack, but interstate warfare “is a thing of the past,” as are other traditional policy and tactical approaches used to combat global instability, says S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Amos Guiora, who has edited the pieces chosen for a newly-published book, Top Ten Global Justice Law […]

Professor Guiora to Publish New Book on Religious Freedom

In December 2009, Oxford University Press will publish the forthcoming book by Quinney College Professor Amos Guiora. Titled Freedom of Religion-Freedom from Religion: Rights, Restrictions and Conflict: The Israeli, Netherlands, Turkish, US and UK Experiences, the book analyzes the confluence between three critical issues of our generation religion, national security and the law by examining […]

Guiora to Appear on National Public Radio Affiliate

On Tuesday, January 29 from 9-10 a.m. EST (7-8 am MST) Amos Guiora, a professor of law the S.J. Quinney College of Law, will be interviewed by National Public Radio’s Daniel Moulthrop on the Cleveland, Ohio NPR station 90.3 WCPN. Guiora, a counterterrorism expert, will discuss the presidential primaries and provide analysis on each candidate’s […]

Quinney College Students Manage Simulated Global Crisis in Counter-Terrorism Video

This ten-minute-long video presents a documentary short of a counterterrorism simulation exercise Professor Amos Guiora conducted in November, 2007 for students enrolled in his Global Perspectives on Counterterrorism class at the S.J. Quinney College of Law. The course is based on his casebook, Global Perspectives on Counterterrorism (Aspen Publishers). The exercise is one of the […]